CHAPTER 29, COLD WAR
Diplomacy of War: Russians cooperated for most of the war-anyway until it was clear that Germany could be beaten.
Important decisions were reached at a series of summit
conferences. Big Three- FDR, Churchill, & Stalin.
Liberty vs. Order (continued)
The civil wars legacy
Total casualties about 1.2 million
Total dead about 610 thousand
About 2% of total population dead
All those MEN died
Men were the bread winners
No money coming
Imperialism- began with Spanish American War (1898), but the tendency in US society to go along with progressivism and _.
Social Gospel/Social Darwinism
Focus on society and all of its different manifestationsclass, culture, how development impact
Chapter 28-America in a World at War
WWII and the Domestic Front: Wars are not only won on the battle field.
This war had a great impact on the economy- Turned it around more than
the New Deal. Businessmen once more restored to public acclaim.
Terms for Test 1
1860- North embarked on Industrial Revolution
o 1830- 1st I.R. : invention of steam engine
o 1860- 2nd I.R.: modern machinery- steel and iron
Process that yielded 2nd I.R.
o Civil War- North benefitted the most b/c they won the
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Antebellum Prewar (Before Civil War)
S/N different sections developed, each demanding their needs
South Agriculture, single crop, slave labor, relaxed, rural
North Trade, manufacturing, finance, co
History 202 notes
New Technologies and Industries
Rise of The Big Business
1890s telephones were created, Thomas Edison advanced the telephone
Electric chairs, Westinghouse had a competition with Thomas Edison
Process during this p
The Struggle for Civil Rights
By the 1950s, the struggle to end segregation and discrimination had turned
into a big battle. It would prove to be long and difficult. It is known to many as the
struggle for civil rights. In 1954, the Supreme C
First Outline and Terms for History 202 Ambrose
Please read chapters 17-20 to follow along with this material.
Redeemer Democrats- Southern Democrats who wrested control of governments in the former
Confederacy, often through electoral fraud a
Federal Farm BorderHoover created
Hoover promoted some positive measures but not enough to bring relief
1930- Republicans lost and created a democratic congress
1932- Banks collapsed
National Credit AssociationHoover created to help strugg
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